Danette WolpertExecutive Director, ILLUMINATE Film Festival
Danette Wolpert is the Founder and Executive Director of the ILLUMINATE Film Festival. Prior to founding ILLUMINATE, Danette spent 10 years in film production, programming and festival management. She most recently spent 5 years as Associate Director of the Miami International Film Festival. She served as the Director of the Washington DC-based Screening Room and in management and/or programming roles for both the Washington and Sedona Jewish Film Festivals. Before festival life, Danette was a Senior Management Consultant for Ernst & Young where she provided financial, management and technology solutions for Fortune 500 clients. Danette is the recipient of the National Association for Women Business Owners 2016 Visionary Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence.